Lucas Schmidt

Guard Director

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Lucas currently serves as the Plymouth Canton Color Guard’s head director.

Lucas performed with many color guards during his career. He started off at the Plymouth Canton Color Guard from 2009-2012. He also marched many independent groups including Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps (2011), The Cavaliers (2013), Ancora Winterguard (2010,2011), Zydeco Winterguard (2012-2014), and Pride of Cincinnati (2015).

Lucas has taught at several groups across the mid-west. He started teaching at Ancora Winterguard, then he moved to Indiana and taught at Terre Haute North HS and Northview HS. After two years there he moved back to Michigan to begin working away at his college degree and teaching Plymouth Canton full time. Now he teaches Plymouth Canton and writes for Interplay World in the winter.

Lucas is a student at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI pursuing a BFA in Graphic/Communication Design. He works in print media design, motion graphics, brand identities, and basic web and app design. He attended high school at Canton High School and is a five year alumnus of the Plymouth Canton Marching Band.